In 2011, the Peace Corps will be celebrating 50 years of promoting peace and friendship around the world. For more information see the Peace Corps web site or the National Peace Corps Association web site.
In addition, HoTPCA has events planned for March 1st and 5th. Get the details here!
Peace Corps Wiki launches. 1,000+ pages down, millions to go!
HoTPCA Member Becca Hamm
fills us in on her work with the deaf community in Kenya.
Check her out and leave a comment!
On October 14, 1960, John F. Kennedy visited Ann Arbor, Michigan and gave an impromptu three-minute speech to university students about the idea of “a volunteer corps of young Americans.”
Read/listen to his speech and see photos of him in University of Michigan’s online newspaper Michigan Today.